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  • Lead detective in Pistorius case dropped on murder charges February 21, 2013

    Pretoria: The lead detective in 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius' murder investigation was taken off the case on Thursday after it emerged he was facing seven attempted murder charges for opening fire on a minibus full of passengers. Citing chief of police Riah Phiyega, local media said Hilton Botha, who endured a...
  • Detective in Oscar Pistorious case facing attempted murder charges: Police February 21, 2013

    Pretoria: South African police say the lead investigator in the case against Olympian Oscar Pistorius faces attempted murder charges in an October 2011 shooting. Police Brig. Neville Malila said Thursday that detective Hilton Botha is scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder. Malila says Botha...